Mothers Quotes

I've seen mothers and children really being vulnerable in the refugee camps; it's supposed to be temporary, but they end up having children who have grown up in refugee camps. Alek Wek

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Mothers and daughters generally have fairly complex relationships, and ours was made much more so by Mother's illness. She had Parkinson's disease, which was not diagnosed for a long time... All that made me very self-protective, because for one thing, I didn't want to get trapped. Alice Munro

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We should recognize that women become mothers the moment they are pregnant. Alveda King

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The unsung heroes of the civil rights movement were always the wives and the mothers. Andrew Young

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All mothers go through the exact same things. Angie Harmon

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It's the moms of this nation - single, married, widowed - who really hold this country together. We're the mothers, we're the wives, we're the grandmothers, we're the big sisters, we're the little sisters, we're the daughters. You know it's true, don't you? You're the ones who always have to do a little more. Ann Romney

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It is well for us that we are born babies in intellect. Could we understand half what mothers say and do to their infants, we should be filled with a conceit of our own importance, which would render us insupportable through life. Augustus Hare

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Kids end up seeing my movies anyway but some of the mothers get mad at me so I figured I'd make one that I can't get yelled at for. Adam Sandler

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The most common reason new mothers return to work sooner than they'd like to is because they can't afford to go without their salaries any longer. Alexa Von Tobel

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How simple a thing it seems to me that to know ourselves as we are, we must know our mothers names. Alice Walker

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Mothers have this huge influence, and I feel like they're always teaching us from the day we're born what to be afraid of, what to be cautious of, what we should like, and what we should look like. Amy Tan

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I think while all mothers deal with feelings of guilt, working mothers are plagued by guilt on steroids! Arianna Huffington

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Mothers are fonder than fathers of their children because they are more certain they are their own. Aristotle

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The worker can unionize, go out on strike; mothers are divided from each other in homes, tied to their children by compassionate bonds; our wildcat strikes have most often taken the form of physical or mental breakdown. Adrienne Rich

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Babies don't need fathers, but mothers do. Someone who is taking care of a baby needs to be taken care of. Amy Heckerling

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Women often have a fraught relationship with their mothers, even though that's the most important relationship in their lives. Alice Lowe

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I'm sure there were plenty of loving, attentive mothers in the 'me generation,' but none of them lived at my house. Ariel Gore

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We mothers of grown-up daughters tend to view them with a mixture of love, exasperation, irritation and awe. Anne Robinson

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If kids can forget their own mothers but still have a sense of comrade Lenin, then Soviet power really is here to stay! Andrei Platonov

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We never think that our mothers will die. It was like suddenly an abyss opened at my feet - I was standing on nothing. It was the strangest thing. Her passing away ripped the solidity out of the world. Ben Okri

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Mothers are the necessity of invention. Bill Watterson

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I've been really fortunate that I've worked with a lot of strong women who are also mothers. Brie Larson

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I know from my constituency what is going on. Doctors that are told, begged, by mothers, 'Please don't write down that my child as asthma. Please lie and say it's bronchitis, because if you write down asthma, when my child turns 18 or 20 and has to get his or her own insurance, it will be a pre-existing condition.' Barbara Boxer

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There are plenty of mothers who should not be allowed to raise their children. Bernadine Dohrn

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Mothers are great. They outlast everything. But when they're bad, they're the worst thing that can happen. Carrie Fisher

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I like human stories. I like stories about situations we can relate to. I like movies like 'Ordinary People' or 'Terms of Endearment.' Mothers and daughters, fathers and sons, boyfriends, girlfriends. The stories to me that are worth telling are almost simple ones, but very relatable. Chris Evans

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I was joking with my mom that all Jewish mothers now will want their kids to be filmmakers instead of doctors. Because you can make one film, and suddenly you're directing a 'Jurassic Park' movie. Colin Trevorrow

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Mothers need mothers. Let's be there for one another. Christy Turlington

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Every year, more than 1 million children are left motherless and vulnerable because of maternal deaths, and children who have lost their mothers are up to 10 times more likely to die prematurely than those who have not. Christy Turlington

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After delivering my daughter in 2003, I endured and survived a hemorrhage, the leading childbirth-related complication that takes the lives of thousands of other mothers all over the world. Christy Turlington

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